Tuesday, April 21, 2015

"What Animal" Makes Headlines Once Again!


It was just a few months ago that Star Bright Books had the opportunity to read about Neil Wollman and Abigail Fuller, the writers of the wonderful book What Animal Needs a Wig?, in an article that profiled both the title as well as its inspiration. We were delighted by the fact that someone found our title interesting enough to research and report on it; now, we are even more excited that it has happened for a second time!

In an article featured in the Journal Gazette, a news publication of Northeast Indiana, writer Jamie Duffy highlights not only the title, but also the interesting family dynamic that inspired the husband and wife to write a children's book. Having both worked as professors at Manchester University in Indiana, the dinner table was a place where Abigail and Neil, and their families, could turn knowledge into jokes and riddles. And with a lot of research, organization, and the illustrations of Fuller's sister Fran Fuller Baldwin, these dinner-table conversations became a 48 page, highly entertaining children's books, of which we could not be more proud.

We would like to thank Jamie Duffy for writing this wonderful article, which is available in its entirety here: http://www.journalgazette.net/news/local/schools/Family-finds-humor-in-animal-world-5829554

For the first article featuring What Animal Needs a Wig?, feel free to revisit our earlier blog post: http://starbrightbooks.blogspot.com/2015/01/star-bright-title-makes-headlines.html

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